Dog friendly holiday

Pet Friendly holiday cottages

In choosing to holiday in the UK you have an option available to you that is not possible when you go overseas - you can bring your pet! Not every holiday cottage or house allows pets but there is a wide choice of properties that do. Most dog owners love nothing better than to get outdoors and taking a walk with the pooch! Most holiday cottages that welcome well behaved pets will simply ask that dogs are not allowed on the furniture or in the bedrooms, and that dogs should not be left unattended in the property for any length of time. A family holiday would not be the same without the dogs, and for many people they spend more time with their animals when on holiday and away from work.

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Sunrise Cottage Alston Cumbria

Sunrise Cottage

Sleeps: 4 (+ baby/small child) 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. Alston, Cumbria, North Pennines. Pet friendly self-catering cottage. 2 dog-friendly pubs 1 mile.

Viisit the North Pennines and Lake District at the same time! Wonderful pet friendly cottage sleeps 4. Alston is a market town steeped in history, with stone buildings and cobbled streets dating back to the 17th century. The Pennine Way passed through Alston. You will find local shops for all your self-catering needs - bakery, butcher and vegetable shops with local produce. Alston is surrounded by some of the highest hills in the Pennines. The historic...

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Wilf's Barn Wedmore Somerset

Wilf's Barn

Bedrooms: 1 (Double) Sleeps 2. Rural, romantic characterful property. Short walk to pub. Near Bristol and Bath, Glastonbury Tor and Abbey and Cheddar Gorge. 1 dog by prior arrangement.

Wilfs Barn has been lovingly restored from a 20th Century brickmaking works. An ideal romantic retreat for two, close to the village of Wedmore which has a selection of pubs, cafes and shops. Not far from the City of Wells, Glastonbury Tor and Abbey and Cheddar Gorge. Walking in the Mendip Hills, trips to Bath and Bristol are just a number of things you can do from this delightful property.

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Cargurra Farm Boscastle Cornwall

Cargurra Farm

Bedrooms: 1 Double, 1 Twin. Sleeps 4 guests. Beautiful rural, farm location, Boscastle, North Cornwall. Spacious gardens with barbeque. Games room with pool table and table tennis. Dogs welcome

Cargurra Farm is an ideal base from which to explore all that North Cornwall has to offer. This 4 star rated barn conversion has been converted in a beautiful self-catering property, ideal for families or friends. Located near Boscastle and not far from pretty Polzeath, and the sandy beaches of Crackington Haven and Port Gaverne – an ideal place for those looking for a bucket and spade holiday or watersports.

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Longbridge House Exeter Devon

Longbridge House

Bedrooms: 8 (all ensuite). Sleeps 24 people. Suitable for large house parties or families holidaying together. Indoor Swimming Pool. Games Room. Close to Exeter

Situated near Honiton and Axminster, Longbridge House is an ideal property for a family holiday or get together with friends. Equally, it’s a great place to consider for either a stag or hen weekend as there is so much to do at Longbridge House that you may not want to venture far from this stunning property! There is an indoor heated pool, games room and fishing available in the grounds so there is something for everyone. The location of Longbridge...

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The Coach House Chippenham Wiltshire

The Coach House

1 Super King with ensuite, 1 Twin with shower/wetroom, single French Day-bed in downstairs study. Use of swimming pool and tennis court. Pets allowed (by prior arrangement and for additional charge)

This lovingly restored Coach House is set within the grounds of the owners’ home in the glorious Wiltshire countryside with outstanding views to the Marlborough Downs. From this beautiful rural location, you can explore all that Wiltshire and Somerset has to offer from the Georgian City of Bath, The National Trust village of Lacock, to Devizes and don’t forget Longleat Safari Park and House. After a busy day you can relax in your luxurious...

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Dorothy's Cottage Bexhill on Sea East Sussex

Dorothy's Cottage

Bedrooms 3: 1 double, 1 twin, 1 single. Bexhill on Sea, The South Downs. Short breaks (3 nights minimum). Up to 2 pets allowed.

Dorothy’s cottage is a beautiful red brick cottage in the historic seaside resort of Bexhill-on-Sea. Over a hundred years old, the cottage has period features, and gardens to the front and back. Bexhill-on-Sea is surrounded by the magnificent countryside and coastline of East Sussex, an area popular with visitors, with many historic villages and towns to explore. Local attractions include Bexhill Museum, Manor Barn Gardens, Battle Abbey, Firle Place,...

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Cottage at Winslade Farm Bridgwater Somerset

Cottage At Winslade Farm

Bedrooms: 1 double, 1 sofa bed, Sleeps: 4 Bathrooms: 1. Cottage at Winslade Farm, Somerset Nearest Town: Bridgwater, Somerset Levels. Pet friendly. No stairs. Wood burning stove with free logs!

A warm welcome await you at The Cottage at Winslade Farm, a peaceful bolthole for 2- 4 guests. Beautifully renovated in 2017, this is a warm cottage with good privacy, friendly owners live next door and there is a big garden to share. Set between Bridgwater and Taunton, close to the motorway, this cottage is well placed for those who are visiting any part of Somerset or the West Country. Walk, cycle and explore!

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Groom's Cottage Alnwick Northumberland

Groom's Cottage

2 bedrooms, 1 Double and 1 Twin. Chatton, Alnwick, Pets welcome (by prior arrangement). Walking distance to pub with great food.

Groom’s Cottage is a stone built former farm cottage nestled into the Cheviot Hills of Northumberland. The village of Chatton, just a half mile away, offers all the immediate amenities including the lovely Percy Arms public house where guests can sample the delicious menu in the restaurant or enjoy a pint in the friendly bar/lounge. Bamburgh and Alnwick are only a short drive away for any larger shopping requirements but they are attractions not to be...

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The Bunkhouse Alnwick Northumberland

The Bunkhouse

2 bedrooms, each with 6 beds (bunkhouse style + permission to pitch a tent for extra guests). Great for 2 families or group accommodation. Short Breaks Welcome. DIY Livery

The Bunkhouse is a unique farm conversion on Chatton Park Farm nestled into the Cheviot Hills of Northumberland. It sleeps up to 12 in two large rooms and the kitchen is in the former smithy. It offers guests an excellent standard of accommodation very economically. The village of Chatton, just a half mile away, offers all the immediate amenities including the lovely Percy Arms public house where guests can sample the delicious menu in the restaurant or...

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Fell View Cottage Allithwaite Cumbria

Fell View Cottage

Sleeps 4-5guests in 2 bedrooms (1 Double, 1 Triple). Village location. South Lakes. Pets welcome by prior arrangement

A comfortable property in a village location close to Cartmel and Grange-over-Sands. Many of the Lakes best attractions and facilities are close to the holiday home including the Windermere Lake Cruises, Lakeside and Haverthwaite Steam Railway and Aquarium of the Lakes A perfect base to explore the South Lakes or explore the famous gardens of Levens Hall.

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Dogs welcome at self-catering holiday homes

Dog owners love enjoying holidays with their 'complete family' - and dogs are a major part of the decision of where to go. The cost and trauma of putting your dog in a kennel can put people off, so being able to bring them along is a real bonus! Indeed some people that rent holiday cottages and bring their dogs also use local kennels if they can't look after them one day, or a dog sitting service may be available. For instance if they go on a special day or overnight trip. There are wonderful walks in places such as The Lake District, The South Downs or The Peak District which are particularly suited to challenging long hill walks, but your dog will be happy to be wherever you are. Most self-catering holiday homes that allow pets have owners that have pets and so they understand what it entails. Indeed our experience is that many dogs owners are so keen that their pet doesn't let them down that the property is left spotless! Many pet friendly cottages will have pet friendly facilities, such as dog bowls, a nice warm spot for a bed, an outside hose for a wash and a place to laze in the sun! Some cottages will allow more than one dog, two is fairly usual, but more than three can sometimes demand kennels.